Month: February 2018

Family

A Sunday Well Spent…

They say a Sunday well spent, brings a week of content and I sure hope that’s true. We had a lovely family Sunday eating out, cooking together, playing with vintage Lego and ending it with a big roast dinner. Sunday morning was spent at a trendy bar for breakfast. We usually go to Wetherspoons but …

Lifestyle

Preparing for Parenthood When You Have a Disability – Guest Post by Ashley Taylor

Understandably, when you have a child, his or her health and well-being becomes your first priority, while all of your other responsibilities seem to fall to the back burner. But, if you struggle with a disability, you have to remember your own needs, along with the needs of your new child. With proper planning before …

Lifestyle

Easy Homemade Turkey Burger Recipe

I really enjoy cooking from scratch, some may think it takes too long but personally I love to know what has gone into my food and make sure there are no hidden extras in there. I used to buy my turkey burgers from Asda, the sweet chilli ones are so good but as I have …

Family, Lifestyle

Girls Spring ’18 Lookbook

With Spring being just around the corner, my thoughts at this time of year always turn towards Spring fashion and putting outfits together. I especially love seeking outfits for the children and am lucky enough to have a girl and boy to dress, having said that I do find it easier to shop for Amelie …

Family

A Day In The Life Of A 3 Year Old

3 year olds have the life of riley most days, they get up, make demands, eat you out of house and home, play, lounge around and get to be crazy without people batting an eyelid. I thought I would give you an insight into my 3 year olds day. WEDNESDAY 7TH FEBRUARY 2018 5.45am “Mummy, …

Lifestyle

Meal Plan & Work Outs

For my meal plan this week I want to mix it up a bit and try to have a week of reduced carbs, especially when it comes to dinner time. I’m continuing to calorie count using My Fitness Pal which is working really well and I’ve lost another 3lbs whilst still having treat days/weekends. I …

Lifestyle

How To Be Organised & Productive

I have always been one of those annoying people who likes to be organised, that is probably why I chose a career as a Legal Secretary/Admin Assistant (pre children). Being productive however can be tricky especially since my children started school. During the early days when I had a toddler and newborn we spent our …

Family

Weekend Adventures – Torquay, Coffee & New Shoes

So it was the first weekend of February, we made it through the January blues. Both of my two are so ready for half term which is at the end of the week, I’m certainly ready for slow paced mornings and no school runs – yippee! Saturday We were up super early on Saturday which …

Review

CLOSED **WIN** Indigo Herbs Valentine’s Aromatherapy Massage Oils

A bit of a saucy one for you today, if these massage oils don’t put you in the mood for romance I don’t know what will. As parents we tend to put other priorities before our own, I know I’m guilty of that. Days are busy, time is short and all you want to do …

Review

CLOSED **WIN** A Bottle of Peaky Blinder Spiced Gin Courtesy of 31Dover.com

Second Gin post of the week, I swear I drink water too! How amazing does the Peaky Blinder Spiced Gin look? I can say first hand that this gin is so good and a perfect present for the Mr in your life for Valentine’s Day. Sadler’s Peaky Blinder Spiced Dry Gin is obviously named after …